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Welcome to IHTSDO

The International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation determines global standards for health terms, an essential part of improving the health of humankind.

We are committed to maintain and grow our leadership as the global experts in healthcare terminology, ensuring that SNOMED CT, our world-leading product, is accepted as the global common language for health terms.

Latest news

  • International Council of Nursing (ICN) and IHTSDO deliver collaborative product.

    September 4, 2015

    Close coordination will facilitate adoption of standards-based healthcare implementations internationally.

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  • Positions Vacant: Tooling Services Manager and IT Operations Lead

    September 1, 2015

    IHTSDO invites applications for two new roles within the Technical Services line of business - the role of Tooling Services Manager and the role of IT Operations Lead.

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  • SNOMED CT Foundation Course - Announcement

    August 24, 2015

    Applications for the SNOMED CT Foundation course are now open and will remain open for the foreseeable future.

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  • Registration for Montevideo October 2015 now open

    August 20, 2015

    IHTSDO is pleased to announce that registration for the October Business Meeting and SNOMED CT Expo 2015 in Montevideo is now open.

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  • Request For Proposal: SNOMED CT Reference Set Tooling

    August 12, 2015

    IHTSDO seeks proposals in order to purchase a SNOMED CT Reference Set management software product that supports online, web based SNOMED CT reference set management.

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